The brightness that has spread through the personal performance of the playground, he has been more praised for the captaincy quality. Bangladesh ODI captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza is being talked about. Bangladesh has got many success with his hand in the cricket field. Narail Express has achieved tremendous success in the field of politics. For the first time, he won by a huge margin by participating in the parliamentary elections.
Mashrafe has been elected MP from Narail-2 constituency as Awami League candidate. Many of the athletes have been elected MPs, but Mashrafe Bin Mortaza is the second cricketer to be elected a Member of Parliament during the time of the player. Earlier Sri Lankan Sanath Jayasuriya was elected MP before retiring from the game. The Lankan cricketer was elected a member of the Parliament in 2010 as the Deputy Minister.
Many people have been successful in the politics of the retirement of the game. Notable among them are Pakistan’s current Prime Minister Imran Khan. Legendary cricketer sitting in power in July Now, let’s take a look at some sports stories, who have been successful in playing politics from the playground:
Naeemur Rahman Durjoy: Captain Naeemur Rahman of Bangladesh’s Test debut has got many successes as a cricketer. His achievements have been accumulated in the country’s cricket. At the end of the career, he joined politics. He was elected MP of Manikganj-1 constituency on the Awami League ticket.
Imran Khan: Imran Khan was the captain of Pakistan’s World Cup winning team. In 1992, Pakistan won his World Cup title with his outstanding leadership qualities. He has been successful in politics through the leadership of the field. In 1996, he formed a political party called Pakistan Tehrik-i-Insaf. Over his long spell, his team won the general elections in Pakistan in July this year. He became the Prime Minister of the country.
Novojeet Singh Sidhu: He was one of the best opener of Indian national team at one time. In 1999, he joined the BJP in 2004 after declaring his farewell to cricket. Then he was elected MP from Amritsar three times. In 2013, he joined the Congress.
Sanath Jayasuriya: Sanath Jayasuriya, one of the finest cricketers in Sri Lanka’s cricket history. In 1996, he was one of the heroes of the country’s World Cup victory. The cricketer named ‘Matara Hurricane’ was elected as MP in 2010. At that time he was a regular member of the national team. He was born as a member of parliament and therefore has given a lot of discussion. He was also elected MP several times in continuation and also served as Deputy Minister.
Arjuna Ranatunga: He was the captain of Sri Lanka’s World Cup winning team. After retirement from the game in 2000, joined politics, got success. The best captain of Sri Lankan cricket history has served as the head of several key ministers of the country.
Romario: Romario was also one of the heroes of Brazil’s World Cup triumph in 1994. After Pelé he is considered one of the best stars in the country. He has got great success with the game, now he is a Brazilian senator.
George Wia: He has won a lot of football grounds. Retired from the game in 2003, he got great success, and at one time Chelsea and Manchester City played the footballer. Currently he is the president of Liberia of West Africa.
Arnold Schwarzenegger: He is the popular Hollywood actor. At one time, the athlete also had a reputation as a body builder. In 2003, he was elected governor of the United States of California. He served as the governor of the two-point country.
Mashrafe Bin Mortaza: The latest addition to this list is the captain of Bangladesh ODI team. The star, who made his international debut in 2001, is still playing the game. It is heard that retire from international cricket after the World Cup in May-June. Meanwhile, she has been elected a member of Parliament in the parliamentary election.